Kalbian Hagerty LLP is an international general practice law firm serving clients worldwide with headquarters in Washington, DC, and branch offices in Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
Our broad range of legal and business expertise enables us to provide diversified legal services of the highest caliber to public and private companies, partnerships, financial institutions, foreign governments, entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals.
Kalbian Hagerty’s lawyers have been called on by clients worldwide to handle all manner of civil litigation, arbitration and mediation, business planning, contract negotiation and transactions in diverse legal systems, including both common and civil law jurisdictions.
Our attorneys provide a strategic bridge to clients around the globe, assisting them with identifying and resolving legal problems that arise in today’s competitive business environment. Our direct knowledge of many legal systems, coupled with strong relationships with firms worldwide, enables us to provide clients with a truly global legal support system. This gives us the perspective and cost-effective ability to help clients successfully resolve legal matters whenever and wherever they happen.
Since the firm’s formation in 2000, our primary priority is forging strong, long-term relationships with our clients while helping resolve a wide range of business transactions and disputes. We believe each client presents a unique legal situation and deserves personalized legal advice.
Our offices routinely collaborate on client matters from the inception of a dispute through trial and appeals, or an earlier resolution. Kalbian Hagerty regularly represents clients in litigations before federal and state courts, US and international arbitration forums, and before local courts and agencies in the UAE.
Kalbian Hagerty also provides sophisticated business tax advice for international clients based in the US or abroad. In the UAE and throughout the GCC, the firm provides comprehensive corporate legal services including, market entry advice, contract negotiation and representation in a broad range of business transactions.
We are dedicated attorneys who take pride in collaborating and crafting efficient and comprehensive resolutions to problems our clients bring to us. Kalbian Hagerty attorneys can help solve nearly any business or legal problem that arises. The Firm has a worldwide network of business professionals including, accountants, investment bankers, private investigators, insurance brokers, public relations firms, and private bankers in foreign jurisdictions that can be called upon to facilitate the successful resolution of client matters.
U.S. Court Creates More Certainty In Enforcing Foreign Money Judgments
The U.S. Uniform Foreign Money-Judgments Recognition Act (UFMJRA) was intended to make enforcement of foreign country judgments more streamlined and predictable in this age of transborder disputes and multi-jurisdictional transactions.